ABC’s comprehensive Anzac Day footage

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Anzac Day is this Saturday and ABC are broadcasting an extensive look at all the marches and commemorations.

Including services from Turkey and France, the schedule is as follows

The local Anzac Day marches are at:

NSW     9.00am – 12.30pm

ACT      10.30am – 12.30pm (National Ceremony)

VIC       9.00am – 12.30pm

TAS      10.30am – 12.30pm

QLD     9.30am – 12.30pm

SA        9.00am – 12.30pm

NT        10.45am – 12.30pm

WA       9.20am – 12.00pm


ABC and ABC News 24 Coverage Highlights (AEST):

4.25am – 5.30am           ABC News Breakfast: Anzac Dawn Service from Sydney

5.30am – 6.00am           Anzac Day National Dawn Service from Canberra

12.30pm – 1.30pm         Anzac Day Gallipoli Dawn Service, Turkey

1.30pm – 2.30pm          Anzac Day Villers-Bretonneux Dawn Service, France

5.55pm – 6pm               Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove’s Address

6.00pm – 7.00pm          Anzac Day Lone Pine Memorial Service, Turkey

7.00pm – 8.00pm          ABC News Special

The coverage will also be available on ABC iview for those who want to catch up.

Not exclusive to televised coverage, ABC radio will also cover services. Their footage is as follows.

ABC Local Radio

5.28am – 6.05am          Local Radio’s coverage of dawn services includes local services and the National Dawn Service from the Australian War Memorial with Louise Maher

8.30am – 9.00am          Anzac Special with Richard Stubbs, Serpil Senelmis and Ollie Wards in Turkey

9.00am – 11.30am         Local Anzac Day coverage

11.30am – 2.00pm        Gallipoli Dawn Service with Richard Stubbs, Serpil Senelmis and Ollie Wards in Turkey

NewsRadio 5.30pm – 7.00pm Lone Pine Service with Richard Stubbs, Serpil Senelmis and Ollie Wards in Turkey

ABC Classic FM will broadcast a series of concerts across the day, celebrating the music of WWI, including Gallipoli Songs at 7pm and the Gallipoli Concert Series continues at 1pm and 8pm.

ABC RN Saturday Extra will cross to Fran Kelly on HMAS Anzac as it steams into Anzac Cove for the Dawn Service, and to reporters in Anzac Cove itself.

ABC Anzac, ABC’s digital radio station also streamed online, will broadcast the local Australian and Gallipoli services.

And if you’re not able to watch or listen to the coverage, ABC News Digital will provide minute-by-minute updates of the Anzac commemorations in Australia, Turkey and France throughout the day via their live blog hosted at The coverage will include stories from Australians marking the anniversary both at home and overseas. The best photos of the day will feature, as will video highlights.


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